Love

  • Tanuj Virwani: Being a star kid, there is an added sense of responsibility 24-04-2014 02:24 PM

    Mumbai: One-film-old Tanuj Virwani, who will be seen sharing the screen with his mother and yesteryear actress Rati Agnihotri in the forthcoming film "Purani Jeans", understands his responsibilities as an actor but does not feel any pressure to deliver at par with his mother. But at the same time he...
  • 'India in Love' is about dichotomy nature of love in the country 22-04-2014 06:08 PM

    New Delhi: The time was just right for a book like this one, about love, sexuality and marriage in 21st century India. This is in the wake of Section 377 and other pre-conceived notions our country and society has about love, gender, sexuality and marriage. Ira Trivedi takes a close...
  • Alia Bhatt-Arjun Kapoor's '2 States' collects Rs 38.06 crore in opening weekend 21-04-2014 07:41 PM

    Mumbai: Abhishek Varman's debut directorial '2 States' managed to collect Rs.38.06 crore in its opening weekend. The audience is loving it for its slice-of-life portrayal of two lovers from different states of the country. While it made Rs.12.42 crore on its opening day April 18, '2 States' managed a business...
  • '2 States' - A movie every budding author connects to

    Under the radar |  Rishabh Madhavendra Pratap
    Writers are all same, says a newspaper correspondent who covers books section of a daily in New Delhi. I had my own reservations on this...

  • Meet Vidya, Neha, Ananya, Priyanka: A complete guide to the absolutely terrific women in all of Chetan Bhagat's books 15-04-2014 04:04 PM

    Delhi: Pretty, long hair, jhumkas, or sexy toes. The women character in author Chetan Bhagat's novels have always been feisty, interesting and independent. Most of his damsels have been vocal about their sexuality and have had a modern outlook towards life. Be it the the fashion designing student, the call...
  • There is no Modi wave, it's only in media: Lovely 10-04-2014 11:37 PM

    Delhi Congress chief Arvinder Singh Lovely on Thursday claimed that the 'Modi wave' that everyone seems to be talking about was "not there at all" and it existed only in media. "There is no 'Modi wave' you keep asking me about, it all exists just in newspapers and media," Lovely...
  • Award-winning Bengali film 'Phoring' selected for LA film festival 07-04-2014 05:50 PM

    Kolkata: Bengali film 'Phoring', which was screened in the IFFI-2013, has been selected for the Los Angeles Film Festival of independent experimental Indian films. The film, which deals with a boy stepping into his adulthood and the attendant questions that appear in his mind, will be screened on April 12...
  • Amarinder-Jaitley encounter during morning walk 06-04-2014 04:48 PM

    Amritsar: Engaged in a war of words during their heated poll campaign for Amritsar seat, Congress's Amarinder Singh and BJP leader Arun Jaitley were for once exchanging pleasantries as the two rivals ran into each other during their morning walk on Sunday. The two heavyweights stopped on seeing each other,...
  • 'Sherlock' co-star Martin Freeman to play Richard III next 06-04-2014 11:21 AM

    London: Actor Martin Freeman is set to play Richard III in his first ever Shakespearean role this coming summer. The 42-year-old actor will play the Machiavellian King from July until September at Trafalgar Studios in Whitehall, the Daily Mirror online. The play's director, Jamie Lloyd, is currently casting for other...
  • Kejriwal betrayed Delhiites on power, water subsidy: BJP, Congress 01-04-2014 10:46 PM

    New Delhi: With free water and power subsidy announced by the AAP government coming to an end in Delhi, both BJP and Congress today accused former Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal of "betraying" people by not making any provision to continue the relief. "Arvind Kejriwal is fully responsible for the end...
  • US Rapper and reality TV star Benzino shot, injured during his mother's funeral 31-03-2014 11:00 AM

    Boston: Reality television star and rapper Benzino was shot and wounded, allegedly by his nephew, during the funeral procession for his mother outside Boston, authorities said on Sunday. Benzino, star of the VH1 show "Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta," was driving in the procession on Route 3 on Saturday when...
  • US rapper and reality show star Benzino shot and wounded during mother's funeral procession 31-03-2014 09:39 AM

    Reuters: Reality television star and rapper Benzino was shot and wounded, allegedly by his nephew, during the funeral procession for his mother outside Boston, authorities said on Sunday. Benzino, star of the VH1 show "Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta," was driving in the procession on Route 3 on Saturday when...
  • Being a foreigner in Bollywood has been a boon, says German-Indian actress Evelyn Sharma 30-03-2014 05:55 PM

    Mumbai: She speaks with an accent, but Evelyn Sharma's half-Indian and half-German lineage has given her an edge in the Hindi film industry which has warmed up to foreigners over the past few years. She says being a "foreigner" in Bollywood has been a boon for her. Over the years,...
  • I had decided that I would only take up challenging roles: Harman Baweja 27-03-2014 12:10 PM

    Delhi: Dressed in blue jeans, white t-shirt and a jacket, actor Harman Baweja ran his fingers through his almost-handlebar mustache thoughtfully. Quiet and brooding, Baweja sat on the dais with actress-producer Shilpa Shetty and director Sanamjit Singh Talwar at the promotion of his upcoming film 'Dishkiyaoon'. Baweja, who plays the...
  • Madonna to direct interracial romance 'Ade: A Love Story', tweets author Rebecca Walker 26-03-2014 02:27 PM

    Los Angeles: Pop icon Madonna is set to direct the big screen adaptation of Rebecca Walker's debut novel "Ade: A Love Story". The "Like A Virgin" hitmaker, who made her directorial debut with 2008 film "Filth And Wisdom", will team up with the "Silver Linings Playbook" producer Bruce Cohen for...
  • Honour killing: Parents murder girl for marrying her boyfriend, arrested 24-03-2014 10:06 AM

    Hyderabad: In an alleged case of honour killing in Andhra Pradesh's Guntur, a 26-year-old techie was allegedly killed by her parents on Sunday. The woman had married her boyfriend, who belongs to a different community, in Hyderabad last week. Police arrested the accused who later confessed to committing the crime...
  • Man beaten to death over alleged 'love affair' 20-03-2014 10:26 PM

    A 22-year-old man was beaten to death, on Thursday, at a "jan adalat" (people's court) after he was found allegedly in a love with a girl from a different caste, sources said. According to reports given by the sources, Santosh Pandey was brutally beaten up at Narah village under Nawadih...
  • On facing rejection from girl, lover kills man she chose over him 20-03-2014 11:41 AM

    A girl's decision about who she liked the most in a love triangle resulted in the death of one, serious injuries to the other and jail for the third. Farman and Anshu loved a girl living with her mother in Sushil Nagar in Agra, police said. The duo decided late...
  • Congress legislators demand Muslim face for North East Delhi seat 11-03-2014 12:17 AM

    New Delhi: Five Delhi Congress legislators on Monday met party general secretary Shakeel Ahmed to demand that a Muslim candidate be fielded from the capital's North East constituency for the Lok Sabha polls. They also sought a change of face in the North West district, represented by union Women and...
  • 'Advantage Love' is all about love and what it does to you 06-03-2014 04:57 PM

    Madhuri Banerjee is always ready, with a new book round the corner. This time again it is about what she does and knows best - Romance and yet it is out of the ordinary with all the ordinary elements to it. "Advantage Love" is all about love and its workings...
  • Couples who use language similarly likely to stay together, finds study 27-02-2014 02:42 PM

    Washington: Looking for your ideal partner? Try matching your grammar! People who use the same kinds of function words are more likely to find a match, according to a new study. Function words include personal pronouns such as he, she, it, articles such as 'a' 'an' or 'the' and conjunctions...
  • We didn't vote against Bill, voted for L-G's message: Congress 14-02-2014 07:56 PM

    New Delhi: Amid intense speculation that Arvind Kejriwal will resign as Delhi Chief Minister following the defeat of the Jan Lokpal Bill due to stiff opposition by Congress and BJP, Delhi Congress president Arvinder Singh Lovely said his party did not vote against the Bill, but voted in favour of...
  • Congress continues support to AAP, keeps it guessing on Jan Lokpal 14-02-2014 01:52 PM

    The Congress has said that it will continue supporting the AAP government. "Congress supports Jan Lokpal Bill. Our support to AAP continues but they should bring the Jan Lokpal bill in a Constitutional way," said party leader Arvinder Singh Lovely. ...
  • Valentine's Day: We wrote half a love story, you complete it 14-02-2014 01:27 PM

    New Delhi: On this Valentine's Day, we have come up with an idea to test your creativity. Here is the beginning of a story, but without an end. Now, the onus is on you to complete it in a believable way. Sam looks disturbed these days. He has been like...
  • Natalie Portman's directorial debut draws criticism in Israel 14-02-2014 12:44 PM

    Los Angeles: Hollywood star Natalie Portman's directorial debut, 'A Tale of Love and Darkness', has encountered some backlash from local residents during its location shoot in Israel. Earlier this week, the leaders in Jurusalem's Nahlaot neighborhood filed a letter of complaint with the city's deputy mayor in protest of the...
  • Valentine's Day: Will this affair with a married man end well? An excerpt from 'An Atlas of Love' 14-02-2014 11:52 AM

    Anuja Chauhan is the bestselling author of The Zoya Factor, Battle for Bittora and Those Pricey Thakur Girls. Popularly known as the rom-com specialist, she is the undisputed expert in writing contemporary Indian romance novels that pack in oodles of wit, punch and humour-our very own Jane Austen who understands...
  • Valentine's Day: Would you choose your career over love? An excerpt from Madhuri Banerjee's 'Advantage Love' 14-02-2014 11:18 AM

    'Advantage Love' is a romance novel about a girl Trisha who's trying to make something of herself when love gets in the way. It's about what to choose when you're confused. About exes and career choices. New relationships and old friends. And how life is moving so fast that we...
  • Kejriwal himself creating situation to leave government: Congress 12-02-2014 10:32 PM

    New Delhi: Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal is himself creating a situation which might force him to "leave the government" given his refusal to follow constitutional norms in pushing the Jan Lokpal Bill, Delhi Congress president Arvinder Singh Lovely said on Wednesday. "Despite knowing that the move (to not obtain prior...
  • Woman puts up 300 posters in New York subway to find missing love 12-02-2014 06:59 PM

    With Valentine's Day round the corner, a woman has put up 300 posters all across New York's subway stations looking for a man she fell in love with while riding on a train. A chance encounter in the city's subway motivated Maria Vila to find love that went missing and...